‘Lost in Space‘, an adaptation and re-imagination of the 1965-released eponymous series, revolves around a family of space colonists who are stranded in an unknown planet after their space ship veers off course. Written by Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless, the show premiered on Netflix in April 2018. When a certain impact event threatens the existence of humanity, the Robinson family gets selected to colonize the Alpha Centauri star system. An interstellar mother-ship, namely ‘The Resolute’, carries these selected families to their destination. However, on their route, ‘The Resolute’ is breached by an alien robot. The Robinsons escape via the Jupiter and crash land on a nearby habitable planet. Here, they must try to adapt to the strange surroundings and solve their own personal troubles as they attempt to reconnect with ‘The Resolute’.
Now, if you have finished watching all the episodes of ‘Lost In Space’, then you must surely be longing for some more sci-fi adventures, preferably set in space. Well, worry not. You have come to the right place. Here’s the list of best shows similar to ‘Lost in Space’ that are our recommendations. You can watch several of these series like ‘Lost in Space’ on Netflix, Hulu or Amazon Prime.
10. Defying Gravity (2009)
‘Defying Gravity’ is a space travel science fiction drama that transports us to the future in the year 2052. The story revolves around eight astronauts, four pairs with one man and one woman in each representing four countries, who are sent on a mission to traverse the Solar System. A real-time communication system constantly monitors their activities from the earth. The show is set aboard the international spacecraft named Antares. It is branded as the next ambitious space project following the Mars landing. While the lives of the crew members are continually being broadcast in the world, the team wears libido-inhibiting devices to suppress their emotional and physical entanglements. However, things get complicated when, in spite of the measures being in place, the individuals start developing romantic interests.
9. Final Space (2018-)
‘Final Space’, created by Olan Rogers, is an animated space travel series, which airs on TBS. It revolves around Gary, an astronaut, and Mooncake, his alien buddy. They embark on several intergalactic adventures to solve the mystery of “Final Space.” The events take place on the prison spacecraft named Galaxy One, that carries Gary Goodspeed who is serving the last remaining days of his five-year sentence. This is where he meets the weird planet-destroying alien, who is wanted by a powerful telekinetic entity called the Lord Commander. The duo, with the help from H.U.E and new shipmates, embarks on a mission to save the universe from these villainous antagonists.